AttractionsEvents

20
OCT
Chiddlers’ hour: Esio Trot
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 10.30am to 11.30amCost: £3 per child. Accompaning adults do not need to pay. Cost does not include Museum entry which you dont need to purchase to enjoy Chiddlers Hour.Age: for 0 to 3 year olds.Type of workshop: storytelling…

20
OCT
The Baby Show
Kensington Olympia - The National Hall

A unique family‐friendly shopping and advice experience the show features 1000s of products and 100s of brands and the opportunity to hear from and meet some of the UKs top parenting experts.From pushchairs to nursery ideas maternity fashion to healthcare…

20
OCT
West Bradford October Festival
The Croquet Lawns

This family friendly 3 day event has something for everyone: a food market selling delicious hot food and drinks as well as stalls selling groceries crafts clothing and locally made items. The festival also features a fantastic line‐up of…


20
OCT
Programme Robots using Swift Playgrounds with Appl
Apple

Bring robots to life in a hands‐on session featuring MeeBot and Swift Playgrounds.Learn coding concepts and explore how to program MeeBot robots using Swift Playgrounds an app for iPad that makes it fun to learn and experiment with real…

20
OCT
Get Started with Coding
Apple

Swift is a powerful programming language created by Apple thats used to build many popular apps. And Swift Playgrounds is an app for iPad that makes coding interactive and fun for beginner coders aged 12.Explore coding concepts and get hands…

20
OCT
Meet the Red Ranger at Hamleys Glasgow!
Hamleys Glasgow

The Finest Toy Shop in the World is teaming up with the unbeatable Power Rangers to celebrate their new TV series; Ninja SteelYou wont want to miss out on meeting one of Power Rangers very own; the Red Ranger who…

21
OCT
Spooky October
Rays Farm Country Matters

The owls at Rays Farm always look forward to October half term when the Rays Witch visits and brings extra fun.From 21st October to the 29th October get creative with Halloween Crafts Pumpkin carving explore the creepy corners of Fairytale…

21
OCT
Haunted Haynes Week
Haynes International Motor Museum

Boo From Saturday 21st to Sunday 29th October the ghosts move into the Museum. Children come in full fancy dress if you dare and get in for FREE. Have a go at pumpkin carving and complete the Ghostly Charlie…

21
OCT
Much Ado About Puffin
The Terry O'Toole Theatre

Much Ado About PuffinOpen Attic Theatre CompanyOn a small island In the middle of the sea A man meets a puffin...Join Open Attic as they traverse stormy seas and reckless tides to bring you this rib tickling tale about a…

21
OCT
New adventure-filled premium soft play centre to o
Lets Explore

The founders of Lets Race and Lets Golf the UKs only dedicated Formula 1 and Golf simulator centre in Horley on the borders of Surrey and Sussex are delighted to announce that they will be opening Lets Explore ‐ a…

21
OCT
Bristol Casefile: Live Mystery Game
Bristol

12 SECRET LOCATIONS across Bristol Shopping Quarter will be taking part in this thrilling live mystery game for adventurers of all ages. Piece together the trail by examining the casefile questioning real witnesses and solving ingenious puzzles.Casefile: The Mystery of…

21
OCT
London (Mayfair) Wine Tasting Experience Day - 'Vi
Finos Wine Cellar

OurLondon Wine‐Tasting Experiencesmake for fantastic days out tasting and appreciating wine in a relaxed and fun environment. Youlltaste 15 quality wines and enjoy a delicious 3 course food & wine matching lunch.On each Course you will learn how to taste…

21
OCT
October Half Term
Beaulieu, National Motor Museum

Celebrate the magic of autumn at Beaulieu this October Half Term with amazing seasonal activities and traditional fun and games that all the family will enjoy.See the fantastic harvest festival‐themed decorations in Palace House and head to the Victorian Kitchen…

21
OCT
Freaky FunFest at Mead Open Farm
Mead Open Farm

From the milder Creepy Cottage to the twists and turns of Mr Toppers and The Shed of Dread theres something spooky for everyone Plus there are plenty more Halloween‐themed activities including a daily Halloween fancy dress competition street entertainers…

21
OCT
Contagious Conditions at Brunel's SS Great Britain
Brunel's SS Great Britain

Earn your sailors scars. Inspired by crews tales of Victorian injuries kids can terrify their mums and dads with impressive prosthetics and special‐effect makeovers. Explore the ship and meet other grotesque passengers with sinister scars. On 28‐29 October meet the…

21
OCT
Hallowe'en Half-Term at Cliveden National Trust
Cliveden National Trust

This year at Half‐Term experience Halloween from a new perspective. Visit dressed up as woodland sprite or in other halloween finest and discover a world of natural wonders. From Saturday 21 to Sunday 29 October follow a trail into the…

21
OCT
A World Inside a Book: Gruffalos, Dragons and Othe
Discover Children's Story Centre

Once upon a time there was a boy called Charlie Cook who curled up in a cosy chair and read his favourite book.Enter the cosy sitting room of Charlie Cooks Favourite Book and settle down for a story. But look…

21
OCT
Halloween in the City
Manchester City Centre

Halloween in the Citywill see Manchester eerily awash with spooky decorations and pumpkin lanterns while amind‐bending inflatable monster courtesy of Bristol‐based artist Filthy Lukerwill take over one unlucky Manchester store.Come nightfall some of Manchesters most iconic buildings including Manchester Town…

21
OCT
Luna Loves Library Day with Joseph Coelho and Fion
Discover Children's Story Centre

Sat 21 October2pmFor ages 4Join award‐winning poet Joseph Coelho and illustrator Fiona Lumbers as they introduce you to Luna ‐ the book‐loving hero from their new picture book Luna Loves Library Day. An event full of interactive reading live drawing…

21
OCT
ArrivaClick's Spooky Scavenger Hunt
The Forum Shopping Centre Sittingbourne

Join ArrivaClicks Spooky Scavenger Hunt Find all the petrifying passengers in The Fourm Shopping Centre and youll win a Halloween treat Our ClickHalloween event is free to take part in from 10AM to 4PM on Saturday 21st October 2017.…

21
OCT
GOSH Biomedical Research Centre Family Fun Day
UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health

Take part in fun hands‐on activities meet GOSH researchers and discover how medical research at GOSH is helping find treatments and cures for complex childhood conditions. This event which is hosted by the National Institute for Health Research NIHR Great…

21
OCT
Witchcraft & Wizardry at The Galleria
The Galleria

Join us this half term for a spellbinding week of magical activity. Dont miss a star appearance from our favourite famous wizard or his lookalike at least on 22nd October. Plus theres the chance to WINafamily ticket toWarner Bros. Studio…

21
OCT
Something wicked this way comes to The Forum Shopp
The Forum Shopping Centre

The Forum Shopping Centres 2017 Halloween round‐up:Saturday 21st October:o Witchs broom toss competition with Demelza Hospice Care for Childreno Ghostly minibus treasure hunt courtesy of ArrivaClickSaturday 28th October:o Creepy Crawly workshopo Safe Trick or Treating Hunto Fancy dress competition ‐…

21
OCT
Bottomless Puddings at Galvin at The Athenaeum
Galvin at The Athenaeum

A true eat your heart out experience the three‐course Saturday and Sunday lunch from two Michelin Star Galvin brothers not only offers unlimited bubbles but unlimited puddings too all for just £45.Families are in for a treat as well with…

21
OCT
The BDF Big Minecraft Challenge 2017
Bath College

What would a Minecraft version of Bath look like Its up to you and your friends You have 48 hours to build on your own plot a house castle park monument giant pig whatever.. in our very own multiplayer world…

21
OCT
Coding the Droids from Star Wars
Apple

Join Apple for an exciting session starring the galaxys favourite droids.Using the same code developers use every day you will bring Star Wars droids to life by programming simple movements loops and more. Then youll design a maze and navigate…

21
OCT
SpOOkfest
London Museum of Water & Steam

Creep down to the Museum this Halloween half term for some scarily wicked SpOOkfest fun. Follow our gruesome spider trail ride the ghost train and create some ghoulish creatures in our creepy craft area. Brave our witches garden and fill…

21
OCT
The House that You Built
The Edge, University of Bath

Imagine your house as a micro‐hub for selfproduction. A home where modern digital fabrication allows you to develop the things you need yourself small scale on demand components and objects for furniture interiorskitchens and more.London based digital design agency…

21
OCT
British Music Experience
Cunard Building

Throughout October half term The British Music Experience will be welcoming families of all ages to come along and experience the story of British music through costumes instruments performance memorabilia and some special activities.During the October half term The British…

22
OCT
A gabble about geese
Montrose Basin Visitor Centre

Join the ranger for an informative talk on the thousands of pink‐footed geese that roost on the basin. Where do they come from Why are they here How on earth do we count them all Light refreshments will be…

22
OCT
Catapluf's Musical Journey
The Citadel

Explore rhythms and sounds of the world with Catapluf whose imagination takes you to places where music can be found in everything:…

22
OCT
Bogtrotting Baddies Party
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 11.30pm 12.30pm 2.00pm and 3pmCost: £2 per participant. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need to book to take part in the workshop.Age: recommended for 4 years. Under 8s will need to be accompanied…

22
OCT
Protect Your Kids Online: A Practical Approach to
Bath College

About this eventCome along to a Better Together E‐safety Workshop to find out about the practical things you can do along with the tools and techniques you can put in place to help protect your child online and to build…

22
OCT
Residential Camp for 9-14-year-olds in Cheshire
Terra Nova School

RESIDENTIAL CAMP CORE MODULESFINANCE FOR TOMORROWUnderstanding the origins and role of money the cost of running a household budgeting and the difference between price and value.TEAM AND INDIVIDUAL CHALLENGESLearning the importance of collaboration self‐discipline when working independently and key thinking…

23
OCT
Dinosaurium with Chris Wormell
Discover Children's Story Centre

Mon 23 October2pmAges 3Welcome to the museum that is always open to explore join illustrator Chris Wormell as he shows you his stunningly illustrated informative book all about dinosaurs from most‐loved Triceratops and Tyrannosaurus Rex to lesser‐known species such as…

23
OCT
Build a Bat Box
Earth Trust Centre

Help bats prepare for hibernation by making a shelter to put in your garden. All tools and materials provided. Two 1.5hr sessions available with 6 places for individuals or familiesgroups in each session cost is per box not per person;…

23
OCT
Kidtropolis
ExCeL London

Taking place at ExCeL London during October half term from Monday 23rd October Thursday 26th October 2017 Kidtropolis is a family event for children aged 12 and under and their parents and guardians.Packed to the point of bursting with…

23
OCT
Trunchpots
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 11.00am 12.00pm 1.00pm 2.00pm 3.00pm and 4.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are welcome to pay to make their own. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need to book to take part in the workshop.Age:…

23
OCT
Kidtropolis MONDAY AM 23/10/2017
ExCel

Kidtropolis is a family event for children aged 12 and under and their parents and care givers. You can choose a morning or afternoon ticket which lasts for 4.5 hours. The morning session starts at 9am the afternoon at 2pm.Its…

23
OCT
Kidtropolis MONDAY PM 23/10/2017
ExCel

Kidtropolis is a family event for children aged 12 and under and their parents and care givers. You can choose a morning or afternoon ticket which lasts for 4.5 hours. The morning session starts at 9am the afternoon at 2pm.Its…

23
OCT
Mimi & the Mountain Dragon,Dugdale,Enfield,London,
Dugdale Centre

Mimi and the Mountain Dragon is an adventure full of snow dragons lively songs magical puppets and plenty of audience interaction High up in the mountains of Switzerland the villagers of Dorta bang their drums blow their horns and ring…

23
OCT
Haddoween at Haddon Hall
Haddon Hall

Haddoween from October 23rd 27th will see Haddon Hall transformed with decorations pumpkins and special activity for children and adults alike. Throughout the week there will be face painting scary storytelling crafts and special trails for children. Children will…

24
OCT
SPOOKY TOWN Halloween Dance
Castleford Civic Centre

inspired dance show for all the family. Spooky Town is heading straightto Castleford Civic Centre this Halloween so put on your spookiestcostumes and get ready for a high‐octane dance show filled with freshfunky professional dancers and breakers ‐ featuring top…

24
OCT
Mud Pie Mania
Earth Trust Centre

Drop in for Mud Pie Monday ‐ buckets of mud and buckets of fun Join us either in the Earth Trust Centre where youngsters will have the opportunity to get creative and messy in our mud kitchen. Please bring…

24
OCT
Rastamouse! with Michael de Souza
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 11.00am and 12.30pmCost: £3 per person adults and children. Everyone who attends needs to pay for a space although children under 2 who can sit on laps are free of charge. Price does not include Museum entry which…

24
OCT
Sponge and Spiker Spoon Puppets
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 2.30pm and 3.30pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are welcome to pay to make their own. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need to book to take part in the workshop.Age: suitable for 4 years.…

24
OCT
Kidtropolis TUESDAY PM 24/10/2017
ExCel

Kidtropolis is a family event for children aged 12 and under and their parents and care givers. You can choose a morning or afternoon ticket which lasts for 4.5 hours. The morning session starts at 9am the afternoon at 2pm.Its…

24
OCT
Kidtropolis TUESDAY AM 24/10/2017
ExCel

Kidtropolis is a family event for children aged 12 and under and their parents and care givers. You can choose a morning or afternoon ticket which lasts for 4.5 hours. The morning session starts at 9am the afternoon at 2pm.Its…